PPSMS is a commitment made by government of Malaysia in the United Nation General Assembly (UNGA). In this programme, Malaysia has committed to host 3000 Syrian migrants as a pledged in UNGA on October 2015. The prolonged civil crisis in Syria has affected many livelihood in the country. The programme aims to temporarily provide the migrants with safe and good places to live at.
The programme also focuses in providing the migrants with legality to reside in Malaysia. It is offered to the Syrian migrants with or without valid travelling document.